5 women honoured with Joyeeta award in Bhola
Five women were provided Joyeeta award at Lalmohan upazila in Bhola district on 'International Women Oppression Prevention Paksha' and Begum Rokeya Day.
Lalmohan Upazila Administration and Women Affairs Department jointly organized a programme at the upazila parishad hall on Friday afternoon on the occasion of the day under 'Bangladesh in search of Joyeeta' programme.
The women who won the award in five categories are Zakia Begum for achieving economic success, Fatema Mumtaz Munni for achieving success in the field of education and employment, Hosne Ara Begum for being a successful mother, Sultana Razia for overcoming the horrors of torture and starting a new life with enthusiasm and Parveen Akhter for her outstanding contribution to social development.
Crests and certificates were handed over among them as an honor.
Lalmohan Upazila Parishad chairman Giasuddin Ahmed was present as the chief guest at the programme presided over by the upazila nirbahi officer Anamika Nazrul conducted by upazila women's affairs officer Kanij Marzia.
Upazila Parishad woman vice-chairman Masuma Begum, academic supervisor Madan Mohan Mondal, UP chairman Abul Kashem Mia, upazila corruption prevention committee president Abdur Rob Master were present, among others.